Increased Traffic Expected June 26, 2014 through June 29, 2014
Local residents and commuters should expect increased traffic around Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park in relation to the 150th Anniversary programming in the park. More »
Parking Lot Closures June 26, 2014 through June 29, 2014
Several parking lots including the Visitor Center, the Mountain Top, and the Cheatham Hill parking lots will be closed to visitors June 26, 2014 through June 29, 2014. More »
Event Parking for the 150th Anniversary
The main Visitor Center parking lot on Stilesboro Road,
Visitor Center, Mountain Top, and 24-Gun Battery Programs:
Off Site Parking
Visitors can access off site parking and ride a shuttle to the park Visitor Center. Off site parking will open at 8:00 a.m. every morning (Friday-Sunday) The first shuttles to the Visitor Center will run at 8:30 a.m. Return shuttles will run until one hour after the last program ends.
Mount Paran Christian School Parking Lot:
Bells Ferry Road Parking Lot:
Cheatham Hill and Illinois Monument Programs:
Visitor parking for Cheatham Hill and Illinois Monument programs will be at Marietta High School. The parking lot will open at 8:00 a.m. with shuttles starting at 8:30 a.m. The last return shuttle will run one hour after the last program ends.
Marietta High School
Did You Know?
Did you know that a temporary truce was called at Cheatham Hill [aka The Dead Angle] by Col. William H. Martin of the 1st Arkansas Regiment so that the dead and injured could be removed. The battle resumed once the bodies were removed.